Tracy Netter (she/her): Leveraging more than two decades of excellence in fine arts, Mrs. Netter has earned distinction as an outstanding visual arts instructor for Chicago Public Schools. In this capacity, she focuses her efforts on teaching four classes each day for students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. She teaches classes of diverse learners, including those who have learning disabilities. She helped to secure over a quarter million dollars in grant money for her school's fine and performing arts programs, serving students, staff, and the community. Mrs. Netter holds a bachelor's degree in fine arts from Chicago State University, a master's degree in urban education from DePaul University, and a teaching certification.